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    Georges getting some ESPN love

    Georges getting some love from the ESPN recruiting gurus. Think the article may be an insider only, but a pretty lengthy write-up nonetheless.

    Georges Niang not getting enough respect - College Basketball Recruiting Blog - ESPN



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    Re: Georges getting some ESPN love

    Bold Prediction of the Day:
    Georges is going to be very good.



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    Re: Georges getting some ESPN love

    Quote Originally Posted by DurangoCy View Post
    Bold Prediction of the Day:
    Georges is going to be very good.
    Can't wait to get him here.



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    Re: Georges getting some ESPN love

    Quote Originally Posted by CyBer View Post
    Can't wait to get him here.
    I think he will be a big contributor from the start.



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    Re: Georges getting some ESPN love

    Id like to see the rotation of White, Booker, Ejim (sometimes at the 4), Gibson, and Niang in the post.

    Thats alot of people rotating at the post. However, I have the feeling someone will transfer....




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    Re: Georges getting some ESPN love

    Quote Originally Posted by EYEoftheSTORM View Post
    Id like to see the rotation of White, Booker, Ejim (sometimes at the 4), Gibson, and Niang in the post.

    Thats alot of people rotating at the post. However, I have the feeling someone will transfer....
    Well in your situation you have already transferred Railey out, sooo....

    +1



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    Re: Georges getting some ESPN love

    Quote Originally Posted by WhatchaGonnaDo View Post
    Well in your situation you have already transferred Railey out, sooo....

    +1
    Well with the line up we have, Raileys inability to do anything during playing time except commit fouls, and off court issues. He will either be a life long bench rider or a fast exit will come soon for a more capable center....

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    Re: Georges getting some ESPN love

    Can't wait to see him play next year. I've never actually heard anyone say his name before (only read it in print). Does anyone know the correct pronounciation? Thanks!



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    Re: Georges getting some ESPN love

    I think it's just George.



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    Re: Georges getting some ESPN love

    First name just pronounced like George.



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    Re: Georges getting some ESPN love

    Quote Originally Posted by cycarob View Post
    First name just pronounced like George.
    Thanks. Is the last name just pronounced like NANG?



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    Re: Georges getting some ESPN love

    I always pronounced his last name "knee-ang" but I bet I'm wrong. His mom posts here sometimes. WHERE ARE YOU Miss Niang?



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    Re: Georges getting some ESPN love

    Quote Originally Posted by CyBer View Post
    I always pronounced his last name "knee-ang" but I bet I'm wrong. His mom posts here sometimes. WHERE ARE YOU Miss Niang?
    That's what I think it is too. Eventually we won't be able to pronounce any of the players names at the rate of strange named players Hoiberg is bringing in haha.



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    Re: Georges getting some ESPN love

    Quote Originally Posted by je4cy23 View Post
    Thanks. Is the last name just pronounced like NANG?
    I believe it is pronounced knee ang.
    Go Georges.

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    Re: Georges getting some ESPN love

    I heard Coach Hoiberg say his name on the call in show tonight. Pronounced like George knee-ANG - last syllable rhymes with this: [ame="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fr62AsA70Es"]Senor Chang[/ame]



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